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Black Rhythm   

Comedy Theatre, (12/19/1936 - 12/24/1936)
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Opening Date: Dec 19, 1936    
Closing Date: Dec 24, 1936 Total Performances: 6

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: A Rehearsal Hall in Harlem; Backstage.

Production Staff
Produced by Earl Dancer and J. H. Levey
Book by Donald Heywood; Music by Donald Heywood; Lyrics by Donald Heywood; Musical Director: Donald Heywood
Directed by Earl Dancer and Donald Heywood
Clarence Albright
Eddie Baer
Bertye Baker
Lady of the Ensemble
Nita Berry
Lady of the Ensemble
Black Rhythm Swingsters
Dance Ensemble
Joe Byrd
Cotton Club Boys
Dance Ensemble
Walder Davis
Marion Dow
Lady of the Ensemble
Ina Duncan
Wardrobe Sal
John Foss
Sammy Gardner
Vivian Garnette
Lady of the Ensemble
Barrington Guy
Lillian Hitchinson
Lady of the Ensemble
Mildred Hubert
Lady of the Ensemble
Ronny Hutchinson
Lady of the Ensemble
Connie Jackson
Lady of the Ensemble
Franklin Klien
Mr. Feinstein
Jeni Le Gon
Jackie Lewis
Lady of the Ensemble
Avon Long
Alex Lovejoy
Babe Matthews
Eddie Matthews
Joe Michaels
Mary Lou Murphy
Lady of the Ensemble
Neauchanter Nerhune
Lady of the Ensemble
Thelma Prince
Lady of the Ensemble
The Rhythmettes
Dance Ensemble
Ruby Richard
Lady of the Ensemble
Walter Richardson
David Songbird
Dede Rogers
Lady of the Ensemble
Maude Russell
Savoy Lindy Hoppers
Dance Ensemble
Peggy Sheppard
Lady of the Ensemble
Edith Sykes
Lady of the Ensemble
Constance Thompson
Lady of the Ensemble
William Walker
Mr. Heydon
Geneva Washington
Wen Talbot Choir
Sonia Whitfield
Lady of the Ensemble
Speedy Wilson
Woodrow Wilson
Van Bugg
music by Donald Heywood; lyrics by Donald Heywood
ACT 1 Sung By
Truckers Ball Toby and Ensemble
Bow Down Sinners David Songbird and Choir
Back in Circulation Black Rhythm Swingsters, Rhythmettes and Choir
ACT 2 Sung By
Orchids David Songbird
Here 'Tis Jenny and Rhythmettes
Black Rhythm Eva and Rhythm
Doin' the Toledo Babe
Emaline Sonny, Jenny, Laura, Babe, Eva and Ensemble